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Bible and Fruit Mission to the Public Hospitals of New York City Records
1877-1978
 MS 59

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Creator: Bible and Fruit Mission to the Public Hospitals of New York City
Title: Bible and Fruit Mission to the Public Hospitals of New York City records
Dates [inclusive]: 1877-1978 (Bulk 1960-1970)
Abstract: The Bible and Fruit Mission to the Public Hospitals of New York City was founded in 1874 by a group of Protestant women to visit patients in New York City Hospitals. The purpose was to bring sweets, bibles, necessities, and the gospel to patients. The collection consists mostly of bills, receipts, bank statements, donation journals, custodian accounts and fiscal records of the organization.
Quantity: 4 Linear feet in 10 boxes and 1 oversize folder
Call Phrase: MS 59